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How to send a private message to a Facebook user?

I only use Facebook as an alternative to OpenID but sometimes need to send a private message to someone I'm not friend with. I checked the "Sending a Message" page on Facebook, which says: Start ...
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App Center Page Approval

Does anyone know why my App Page would still be in submission after 3-4 weeks of being submitted? What drives certain apps appearing in the app centre search? My app has over 20,000 users but still ...
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Why does my Facebook profile say I have photos and albums when I don't have any?

I have deleted all my photos and albums from my Facebook profile in order to do some "spring cleaning" and I have realised that even if I have 0 photos it still says: "3 Photos of you", "36 photos", ...
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Why can some Facebook users currently be messaged, but not others?

According to Facebook’s current messaging policies, all users should be capable of receiving messages. However, when viewing some profiles, belonging to Friends of Friends or non-Friends, while logged ...
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Secret Facebook pages

I know that we can set up "secret" Facebook groups that people won't be able to find, but I was wondering if anyone has been able to create a secret Facebook page. I assume Facebook would probably not ...
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Will this method for apparently restricting what people can see on Facebook actually work?

I've seen the following post from at least two of my Facebook friends in the last couple of days (and who knows how many more I've missed when I've been off line). I think I understand the logic ...
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How can I reverse the order of a photo album on Facebook?

I believe that recent updates have removed this functionality. Are there any tools (1st party or otherwise) that can reverse the order of an existing photo album on Facebook?
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Can you transfer pictures from Facebook to Tumblr?

I would like to put some pictures from Facebook directly on my Tumblr, is there anyway to do that?
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When I post a comment on someones status, sometimes it appears on my friends news feed.

When I post a comment on someones status, sometimes it appears on my other friends' news feed. I do not want that. Sometimes my friends see something they weren't supposed to see. Something that only ...
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How do I remove a Facebook app request?

Unfortunately, because of some fat fingering when browsing the Klout website from my iPad I accidentally sent app requests to 50 friends. I am really annoyed by these sort of requests and certainly ...
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Change public on timeline for tags

Sometimes I get tagged in pictures or stories that I don't want to share with my whole audience. Can I alter who can see that story per story? I have found a setting in privacy settings that lets me ...
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Facebook Mobile - Photo Sharing To Multiple Lists

Can someone please explain to me how I can share photos on Facebook mobile with multiple lists or groups? It seems that I am only able to choose one list to share with. From a computer you can set it ...
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Can I limit what my friends can see of my Likes and Comments on the FB News Ticker?

I have set strict privacy settings on Facebook to "only me" on my Timeline, Friends List and page "Likes". Yet a friend of mine told me the other day they saw a number of my likes and comments ...
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Facebook All-day events show up in Google Calendar a day early

I have, using the export feature in Facebook, imported the ical feed in Google Calendar for Events. This works as it should, except that events that have no hour defined, show up a day early in Google ...
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What will a newly added friend see on their news feed?

If I have added a new friend will they see my status updates in their news feed? If yes, then how will I hide those?
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How to hide all posts from timeline in Facebook

Is there any way to remove all of my previous post from my Facebook timeline? Or remove all activities from a Facebook app with a single click?
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How to prevent my friends seeing my friend's posts, if he/she posts to 'Friends of friends' or to Public all the time?

I don't want my friends to see my friend's posts, as some of them post to 'Friends of friends' and to 'Public', every single time, which is quite annoying and rude.
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Facebook: Only Let Friends/Public See Mutual Friends

I am wondering how would I modify my privacy settings on Facebook so that my friends/public would only see our mutual friends, and not a list of all my friends and the number I have? On a side note, ...
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Tagged facebook photo's not showing up in friend's view.

I had strict privacy settings that prevented anyone's posts from showing up on my timeline. I was just tagged in a few photos that I would like to appear in my Box photos when friends view my profile. ...
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Remove established milestone from facebook wall

How can I remove the established milestone from the facebook wall? I can only edit it but there is no option for removing. Do you have an idea why I can't remove this milestone?
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Is there any way to open facebook.com with another URL?

Our admin is blocking facebook.com. Is there any other way to access Facebook, like using a different site or URL? Also, we can’t open it from a mobile device.
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Facebook Middle name

I really want to remove my facebook middle name as it was an old nickname. But I can't. Is there anyway I could get in contact with someone at facebook to remove it for me?
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Can one change his Facebook profile into a Page? What happens to his friends?

One of my friends on Facebook, is a good-looking guy who started singing and sharing his music with public on his Facebook profile. Now he has about 5000 friends on Facebook and is quiet famous for ...
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How do you create a private Facebook group with only yourself in it?

I was wondering if it is possible to create a private Facebook group that only consists of you in it and no one else in it. Creating such a group might be great for taking advantage of the files ...
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Timeline view after being unrestricted

I blocked someone, restricted them after doing so, and I also unfriended them. Later on, I took them off the blocked and restricted list and now we are friends again. However, they are only able to ...
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Facebook malicious extension remover

I am locked out of Facebook due to Facebook saying my computer has been infected with malware. I upgraded my Internet Explorer browser to version 9 and ran a security check. Report came back clean and ...
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Comments on 9gag don't get any notifications on Facebook?

Previously, I used to be notified on my Facebook whenever my comment on 9gag got any sort of response (likes or comments). But now its been a month and I am having this problem. I don't get notified ...
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Facebook “Your account is temporarily locked” message help request

Yesterday I started getting the above error message when logging into FB and it directs me to a page to do a security scan (https://www.facebook.com/checkpoint/) At this page I get a message saying ...
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How do I set a friend of a friend tagged on a photo I posted?

I shared a photo with my friends only. I'd like a friend of a friend to see a photo or a photoset. (He is not my friend.) To do that, I set my photo with friends-only privacy and tag a friend of my ...
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How can I delete messages from group chat in Facebook?

My friend and I chatted some personal information between us in a group chat being absent minded. So now we are stuck. We need to delete those messages permanently. So is it possible to delete the ...
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How does Facebook know about my fake Yahoo account?

I have a Facebook account. About 4 years ago I registered on Yahoo to use Yahoo Answers. I entered entirely fake details. I check my Yahoo email very rarely, maybe once a year. When I checked today, ...
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How to re-promote a Facebook post?

I had a Facebook post that I promoted, and the promotion has run out. It was actually very successful and I want to promote the same post again. However, I see no such option anywhere on the post ...
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Facebook, messages won't load, the page is blank

I'm having trouble with messages on Facebook. When I try to open the page, it turns blank. I've tried to reload the page but it doesn't work. I've also tried to log in as a different user and read ...
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Is there any way on Facebook to get a message to someone if they have their message option turned off?

Say I choose to make I so no one can look me up on Facebook. I can still be found in any way, for example if my name is mentioned in a picture just click on he name link then you're on my page. So ...
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How can I allow someone who isn't my Facebook friend to like my photo?

I want people to like my album/photo since I'm joining a quiz. Unfortunately, even though I set my album as public, a non-friend can't like it. How do I change the setting?
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Facebook: How to hide “..is now friends with” on other person/s newsfeed? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Hiding New Friends Activity on Facebook When i want to add a friend, how can i hide "(me) is now friends with ...." so that it won't show on others news feeds? I tried ...
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What are the benefits of using the “I want to add your birthday” app on Facebook?

I have a number of pending requests from friends to install the "I want to add your birthday" application. Given that I already have my birthday (day and month only) visible on my profile, what are ...
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How to get a Weibo feed to show up in Facebook (for free)?

I'm about to go to China for a few weeks, and would like to have my Facebook friends see my updates and photo postings. Facebook and other western social networks are blocked in China, so I had an ...
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What does “Get help from an authority figure or trusted friend” when removing a tag in Facebook do?

When clicking on "report/remove tag" what does the option "Get help from an authority figure or trusted friend" do? Does it actually contact the local police or something? Just out of curiosity...
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Can I merge two of my Facebook accounts into one?

I have two accounts on Facebook, can I merge them? My Facebook account was locked due some explicit content (somebody hacked my account). So, I created a new account, but most of my friends are ...
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Changing a Facebook group setting from “secret” to “closed”

How can I change the privacy setting of a Facebook group (500+ members) from secret to closed? I can't see any option to do so in Edit Group Settings.
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Setting up a shop as a Facebook app

Yesterday, a friend told me that Facebook allows users to host a shop as an app. Is this allowed now? Where can I find information about this?
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Facebook one-time password

Basically, I have tried sending “opt” to 32665 from a supported provider. What is returned is a Facebook mobile confirmation code instead of a temporary code. Directly from Facebook's help: Use ...
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Why does Facebook say that my friend searched his email contacts but he didn't?

Facebook Friend Finder suggests me to search for friends and asks for my email password saying "N found 2 friends by searching his email contacts. Give it a try". But my friend never did this, I ...
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Who's friends list has to be visible to see FB mutual friends?

FB Mutual Friends: I am friends with both Jack & Jill and they are friends with each other. I have my Friends list set to "only me". When I view my timeline as "View As-Jack", I see mutual ...
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Recently added friends

I added an old friend and now he doesn't show on the right side of profile by recently added but he is still added. Why did he mysteriously move from that list?
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Show all posts and comments in a Facebook group that I am a member of, not an admin

I am a member of a group and I would like to see all the posts and comments from the beginning of the group (approx 8 months ago). Is there a way that I can do this without spending hours simply ...
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Facebook app warns about security certificate when it didn't before

An app I connect with via Facebook is now asking me about a security certificate. I don't know what that is or what to do with it. In my example the app is DoubleDowns Casino. I have no problems ...
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What is the way by which I can let the people see my photographs without logging in on Facebook? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you share a Facebook photo album with people that don’t want to register for Facebook? I don't have/want a dedicated "page" currently, but I do wish to let the ...
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Customize Facebook Newsfeed Message When Someone Likes Facebook Page

Does anyone know if it is possible to customize the message that populates in newsfeeds when someone Likes my company's Facebook Page? We are beginning a charity gig on our Facebook Page next year, ...